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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishCharlevoix
Locality6 Mi. Sse St. James, Beaver Island
Latitude45.67083142371916
Longitude-85.46819185408432
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.5287
Collected ByRobert G. Tuck
Date Collected1960-07-28

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The Michigan State University Museum (MSU) Mammal Research Collection includes more than 39,500 specimens, approximately 8,000 of which are from the Great Lakes region. Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Ecuador are also well represented. The collection includes skeletons, study skins, skulls, tanned hides, frozen tissues, and fluid-preserved specimens.

The Ornithology Research Collection includes over 13,000 specimens; more than one third are from Michigan. Also well-represented are Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, and Brazil. Many of the specimens were part of the original holdings of the Michigan Agricultural College Museum, among them historically important series collected by naturalists Walter Barrows and Dillman S. Bullock. The collection includes study skins, skeletons, taxidermy mounts, eggs, nests, and fluid-preserved specimens.

The Vertebrate Paleontology Research collection includes over 4,200 specimens, approximately 90% of which are from North America. The most significant holdings are Cenozoic amphibians and reptiles from throughout North America, Permian fishes and tetrapods from Texas, and Late Pleistocene faunal remains from the Great Lakes region.

Contacts

Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePeromyscus maniculatus gracilis
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Muridae | Peromyscus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyCricetidae
GenusPeromyscus
Specific Epithetmaniculatus
Infraspecific Epithetgracilis
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.5287
Preparationsskull
Sexfemale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.5287
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByRobert G. Tuck
Collector NumberRGT34
Date Collected1960-07-28
Year1960
Month7
Day28
Start Day of Year210
End Day of Year210
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyCharlevoix
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Charlevoix County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality6 mi. SSE St. James, Beaver Island
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Charlevoix County | 6 mi. SSE St. James, Beaver Island
Decimal Latitude45.67083
Decimal Longitude-85.46811
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters4994
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Georeference RemarksAssumed by air
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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